Vancouver's Leader in Transition toward Strong, Resilient, Complete Communities
Time: September 12, 2013 from 7pm to 9pm
Location: Strathcona Community Centre
Street: 601 Keefer St.
Website or Map: http://vancouver.ca/parks-rec…
Phone: Registration: 604.713.1838 or in person at SCC. #45305.401ST
Event Neighbourhood and Type: strathcona, workshop, seeds saving, community resilience, cultivating food, cultivating community series
Organized By: Ross Moster, VV Neighbourhood Food Networks, Lauren Brown, Strathcona Community Centre Food Security Program
Latest Activity: Sep 12, 2013
Learn about the different strategies that plants use to reproduce and how to use this information to effectively select, harvest and store your own seeds. The emphasis is on annual food crops. Cost $30. Subsidies are available.
Instructor: Grant Watson
Grant Watson started Grant's Gourmet Gardens in 2007. He was previously an organic farmer and continues to be involved in organic agriculture in a number of roles, including serving on the certification committee of the BC Biodynamic Association. Grant has been teaching food gardening to children and adults since 2003.
50% Subsidies are available for all workshops in the series to low income residents of Vancouver with a Leisure Access Card. For details on how to apply, please contact Strathcona CC or visit http://vancouver.ca/parks/rec/lac/index.htm.